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Copy editor , writer

Jim Martin, American copy editor, writer. Recipient Certified Merit Marion County History Society, Salem, 1992. Member Oregon History Society, Portland, since 1977, Oregon Cultural Heritage Commission, since 1995, Marion County History Society, since 1995, Friends of the Salem Public Library., since 1995. Member Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association.

Background

Martin, Jim was born on April 18, 1949 in Eugene, Oregon, United States. Son of James Doud and Julia M. (Danilowicz) Martin.

Education

Student, University Portland, Oregon, 1969. Bachelor in History, University Santa Clara, California, 1971.

Career

Proofreader, The Oregon Statesman, Salem, 1971-1972;news editor, Mount Angel (Oregon) News, 1973-1975;copy editor, Legislation Counsel Committee, Salem, since 1976.

Membership

Member Oregon History Society, Portland, since 1977, Oregon Cultural Heritage Commission, since 1995, Marion County History Society, since 1995, Friends of the Salem Public Library., since 1995. Member Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Coin collecting/numismatics, writing, historical study.

Connections

father:
James Doud Martin

mother:
Julia M. (Danilowicz) Martin